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William J. Jefferson
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News organizations are convinced that the Obama administration trampled on freedom of the press when the Justice Department seized Associated Press phone records in pursuit of a government source who leaked details of a thwarted terrorist plot last year.
Jim Graham is in a pickle jar and his colleagues on the D.C. Council are slated on Monday to screw the lid tighter.
FBI agents violated Rep. William J. Jefferson's constitutional rights when raiding his Capitol Hill office last year in a bribery and corruption investigation, a federal appeals court panel ruled yesterday.
No time to digest
No time to digest
Rep. William J. Jefferson, Louisiana Democrat, pleaded not guilty yesterday to charges of bribery and corruption in his promotion of telecommunications equipment and services in Africa.
The reputation of the city of New Orleans and the state of Louisiana as capitals of corruption surely have been enhanced with the indictment of Rep. William J. Jefferson on a host of serious and unseemly charges of thievery and fraud ("Jefferson charged in bribery and corruption," Page 1, yesterday).